Festival season for 2017 is shaping up, and this morning, The Great Escape confirmed their first batch of bands for the Brighton weekend next May.
You ready? Get this lot down your brainpipe:
ABATTOIR BLUES / ALMA / ANNA STRAKER / BE CHARLOTTE / BRIAN DEADY / CABBAGE / CARYS SELVEY / CASI / CHERRY GLAZERR / CROOX / DRONES CLUB / EAT FAST / FIL BO RIVA / GOAT GIRL / GOLD CLASS / GOTHIC TROPIC / GURR / HANNAH GEORGAS / HUSKY LOOPS / IDER/ INDIGO HUSK / JACQUES / JAMES HERSEY / JAMESZOO / KLANGSTOF / L.A. SALAMI / LOWELL / MARTHAGUNN / MATT MAESON / MIDDLE KIDS / MILES FROM KINSHASA / MOSES / NILÜFER YANYA / PLAITUM / POTÉ / RAY BLK / SAINT PHNX / SARATHY KORWAR / SHAME / SHELLS / SHITKID / SIGRID / SKOTT / SLØTFACE / SOPHIE HUNGER / STURLA ATLAS / THE AGE OF L.U.N.A / THE MOONLANDINGZ / TIGERTOWN / YONAKA
As well as those fifty acts, Rag 'N' Bone man has been revealed as the first of their spotlight shows for 2017. AND for the first time, ALL festivalgoers will be able to attend the spotlight shows at Brighton's Dome.
Check back in the New Year for another 400 or so artists yet to join the bill.
The Great Escape takes place in Brighton across the weekend of 18th - 20th May 2017. Early bird tickets are ALMOST sold out. You might want to get on that...